If you ask why, they will say that they want to ensure your safety that you are not scammed.
Although some of these scams are certainly predictable, others are less so (especially the third and fourth scams).
Naturally, we offer tips to help you protect yourself from these online dating scams.
However, before we begin, you may want to spend a moment looking at this week’s most popular articles from our other sites: Is Identity Theft Really Like the Commercials Show It?
Identity theft is no laughing matter — prevention involves knowing what measures to take and putting those measures into action.
But if they don't allow you to do that, then this is what I consider "not acting in the clients' best interests".